NEWS

Bari caused a huge upset by thrashing second-placed Empoli 3-0 in the Serie B Week 33 closer.
Lucas Biglia saw red, but 10-man Lazio still beat Sampdoria with Antonio Candreva and Senad Lulic strikes.
Roma can temporarily close the gap to five points, but first need to end their Cagliari taboo, as they haven’t won here for 19 years.
Fiorentina have been losing momentum recently and need to get back on track against a decimated Udinese.
Giorgio Chiellini admits “it’s Juventus against the rest of Italy,” but he is happy to be successful and disliked.
Domenico Di Carlo said Livorno have no fear of Serie A leaders Juventus. “We hope to pull a surprise.”
The season is over for Juan Jesus, as the Inter defender has completely ruptured a knee ligament.
Erick Thohir assured “Walter Mazzarri will be the Inter Coach next season too” after this morning’s meeting.
Gian Piero Gasperini warned “these are two different teams now” as Genoa face a revamped Milan on Monday.
Lazio must beat Sampdoria to continue their European ambitions, but lose Miroslav Klose, so Helder Postiga starts.
Atalanta are chasing a seventh consecutive victory against Sassuolo and can also hunt down Inter for Europe.
Massimo Cellino has the all-clear to buy Leeds United, but assures Cagliari fans “I’ve never left.”
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin unleashes Luis Muriel on Fiorentina and reveals he “apologised.”
Diego Lopez insists Cagliari are “motivated and ready for the perfect game” against Roma this afternoon.
Sinisa Mihajlovic’s assistant manager Nenad Sakic admits “it’s not easy” to replace him for Lazio-Sampdoria today.
Roberto Donadoni’s Parma already shocked Napoli once and he trusts they can do it again this evening.
Inter President Erick Thohir was unimpressed with the 2-2 draw against Bologna. “Samir Handanovic saved the point.”
Roma take on their Cagliari taboo and Napoli visit Antonio Cassano’s Parma, while Milan have a difficult trip to Genoa.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Davide Ballardini said Bologna should “keep this attitude all the way to May” after pegging Inter back to a 2-2 draw.
Walter Mazzarri said he “should’ve smashed up the locker room” to keep Inter focused after a 2-2 draw with Bologna.
Despite Mauro Icardi’s brace and a Diego Milito saved penalty, Inter couldn’t get more than a 2-2 draw with Bologna.
Italian media claim Inter are close to a €30m deal for Porto striker Jackson Martinez, selling Samir Handanovic.
Eugenio Corini remains confident Chievo “can fight for safety with this determination” despite defeat to Verona.
Andrea Mandorlini dedicated Verona’s win over local rivals Chievo “to the fans. We really wanted this win.”
Javier Zanetti admits these could be his final weeks as a professional player. “We’ll see what the club wants.”
Luca Toni is happy with his decision to join Verona and said “why not?” to a World Cup call.
Inter President Erick Thohir told Walter Mazzarri “we need to get into Europe,” but remained cagey on transfer targets.
Luca Toni set a new club record and gave Hellas Verona victory in the Derby, beating Chievo 1-0.
Inter badly need a boost after recent setbacks and welcome Bologna with Ricky Alvarez and Hernanes starting.
Antonio Cassano is in the Parma squad to face Napoli, but it remains to be seen if he’s fit enough to start.
Borja Valero, Manuel Pasqual and Mati Fernandez have all shaken off injuries to be in Fiorentina’s squad against Udinese.
Massimo Cellino will officially buy 75% of Leeds United after winning his appeal against the Football League.
Radja Nainggolan warned he “wouldn’t celebrate” if he scores for Roma against his beloved Cagliari tomorrow.
Juventus chief Beppe Marotta maintains Serie A should return to 18 teams and is “strongly against” technology in football.

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